83points

Acer XB0 XB270H 27"

92points

Dell S2817Q 28"

Acer XB0 XB270H 27"
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Dell S2817Q 28"
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Acer XB0 XB270H 27" vs Dell S2817Q 28"

Acer XB0 XB270H 27"
Dell S2817Q 28"
Acer XB0 XB270H 27"
Dell S2817Q 28"
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92
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Why is Acer XB0 XB270H 27" better than Dell S2817Q 28"?

  • 1ms less response time
    1msvs2ms
  • 63.5W lower power consumption on operation
    26.5W vs90W
  • Has a swivel stand
  • Has stereo speakers
  • Has a DVI connector
  • 2.5mm shorter
    381mmvs383.5mm
  • Has a socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack
  • 17.9mm narrower
    640mmvs657.9mm

Why is Dell S2817Q 28" better than Acer XB0 XB270H 27"?

  • 3.33% bigger screen size
    27.9"vs27"
  • 4x higher resolution
    3840 x 2160pxvs1920 x 1080px
  • 1.94x higher pixel density
    157ppivs81ppi
  • Has an IPS screen
  • 1 more HDMI ports
    2vs1
  • 1057.3m more display colors
    1074mvs16.7m
  • 0.2W lower power consumption on standby
    0.3W vs0.5W
  • 59.6mm thinner
    185.4mmvs245mm

Top specs and features

General info

1.supports total tilt
Acer XB0 XB270H 27"
Dell S2817Q 28"

Total tilt adjustment is the ability for the monitor head to move up and down. Tilt adjustment enables a user to change the viewing position of the display, creating a more comfortable view of the screen.

2.Has a swivel stand
Acer XB0 XB270H 27"
Dell S2817Q 28"

A swivel stand allows you to adjust the position of the display left or right, so you can position it to the desired angle.

3.height

381mm

383.5mm

Best

Asus VP228N 21.5"

3.9mm

4.Supports VESA mount
Acer XB0 XB270H 27"
Dell S2817Q 28"

The VESA mount is a standard used by most manufacturers. A device that supports the VESA mount can be mounted on many different supports, from arms to wall mounts.

5.thickness

245mm

185.4mm

Best

LG 22EA53VQ

5.5mm

6.weight

7.9kg

5.03kg

Best

Asus VX278Q 27"

4.5g

Display

1.pixel density

81ppi

157ppi

Best

Dell UltraSharp UP3218K

280ppi

2.response time

1ms

2ms

Response time is how long it takes for a display to change the state of pixels, in order to show new content. The less time it takes to respond, the less likely it is to blur fast-changing images.

Best

LG UltraGear 34GK950F 34"

1ms

3.has an IPS screen
Acer XB0 XB270H 27"
Dell S2817Q 28"

IPS (In-Plane Switching) is a technology used for LCDs. It was designed to overcome the main limitations of normal TFTs TN-matrices: relatively slow response times, small viewing angles and low quality color reproduction. PLS (Plane to Line Switching) is a type of IPS screen developed by Samsung, which has increased brightness and lower production costs.

4.resolution

1920 x 1080px

3840 x 2160px

Best

Dell UltraSharp UP3218K

7680 x 4320px

5.screen size

27"

27.9"

The bigger the screen size is, the better the user experience.

Best

Sharp LB-1085

108"

6.LCD display with 3 subpixels per pixels
Acer XB0 XB270H 27"
Dell S2817Q 28"

The device has an LCD display with 3 subpixels per pixel, resulting in sharp and crisp images. Pixels in some displays (like AMOLED) share one subpixel to preserve space. This can result in a less crisp, slightly blurred image.

Colors

1.luminance

300cd/m²

300cd/m²

Luminance is the intensity of light that a device emits.

Best

Acer Predator X35 35" UW-UXGA

1000cd/m²

2.display colors

16.7m

1074m

Number of colors that a display can accurately reproduce.

Best

Dell UltraSharp UP2716D 27"

1074m

3.contrast ratio

1000:1

1000:1

Contrast ratio is the visual distance between the lightest and the darkest colors that may be reproduced on the display. A high contrast ratio is desired, resulting in richer dark colors and more distinctive color gradation.

Best

Acer XB0 XB240H 24"

100000000:1

4.has an ambient light sensor
Acer XB0 XB270H 27"
Dell S2817Q 28"

An ambient light sensor adjusts the luminance of the device according to the amount of natural light that surrounds it.

For example

Samsung CHG90 49"

Connectivity

1.has a HDMI output
Acer XB0 XB270H 27"
Dell S2817Q 28"

Devices with a HDMI or mini HDMI port can transfer high definition video and audio to a display.

2.HDMI ports

1

2

More HDMI ports mean that you can simultaneously connect numerous devices, such as video game consoles and set-top boxes.

Best

Acer HN274H

4

3.DisplayPort outputs

1

1

Allows you to connect to a display using DisplayPort.

Best

Dell UltaSharp U2417H 24"

2

4.has a DVI connector
Acer XB0 XB270H 27"
Dell S2817Q 28"

Devices that have a DVI connector (usually computers and notebooks) can be connected to the TV set.

5.has a socket for a 3.5 mm audio jack
Acer XB0 XB270H 27"
Dell S2817Q 28"

With a standard mini jack socket, you can use the device with most headphones.

6.USB version

3

3

Newer USB versions are faster and have better power management.

Best

Acer H7 H277HU 27"

3.1

Power

1.power consumption operation

26.5W

90W

How much power the device consumes when it's switched on.

Best

Sharp LB-1085

1.1W

2.power consumption on standby

0.5W

0.3W

How much power the device consumes when shut down but still plugged in.

Best

Asus MB168B Plus

0W

Features

1.has stereo speakers
Acer XB0 XB270H 27"
Dell S2817Q 28"

Devices with stereo speakers deliver sound from independent channels on both left and right sides, creating a richer sound and a better experience.

2.supports PiP and PaP
Acer XB0 XB270H 27"
Dell S2817Q 28"

Devices supporting PiP and PaP - Picture in Picture can show two images from different sources at the same time by splitting the viewing window or creating a smaller window inside the bigger image.

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